Meaning of ACKNOWLEDGE in English

ACKNOWLEDGE

■ verb

1》 accept or admit the existence or truth of.

2》 confirm receipt of or gratitude for.

3》 greet with words or gestures.

Derivatives

~able adjective

Origin

C15: from the obs. ME verb knowledge , influenced by obs. acknow '~, confess'.

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